Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship

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Myrtle Beach, SC 29577


City: Myrtle Beach

Region: Coastal & Islands

Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship

The WorldAm is an annual golf tournament in Myrtle Beach consisting of 3,600 men and women, 72 holes of golf, an 18-hole championship playoff and nightly entertainment.

Golfers from all 50 states and more than 20 foreign countries flock to Myrtle Beach, S.C., every year to participate in a tournament that provides the ultimate golf experience. Now in its 29th year, the World Amateur allows everyone from scratch golfers to 30+ handicappers to test their nerves and competitive resolve.


•Four rounds of net stroke tournament play on a different course each day
•Flights assigned by handicap index within five divisions: Men (49 & Under), Sr. Men (50-59), Mid Sr. Men (60-69), Super Sr. Men (70+), and Women
•Flights will be made up of around 48 people and each course will host 2 flights per day (about 96 players per course)
•Top individuals in each flight receive a prize and will also receive a trophy . Daily low net, long drive, closest-to-the-pin, closest-to-the-line, and hole-in-ones also share the spoils of victory.
•A fifth round championship playoff for all Flight winners and ties.

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